Advanced Google Maps Search

An Alfred Workflow


Short Description

Easy searching of Google Maps including directions to or from work/home.

Last Updated

08 Jan 2016

Compatibility

Yosemite
(10.10)
Mavericks
(10.9)
Mountain Lion
(10.8)
Lion
(10.7)
Snow Leopard
(10.6)
Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
 

Version

1.1
 

Bundle ID

com.stuartryan.alfred.advancedgooglemaps
 

Essentially this workflow gives you some quick and dirty shortcuts into Google Maps:

 

Commands:

To Configure:

  1. mapsethome <home address including street number, name, postcode> (i.e. what you would type into Google Maps)
  2. mapsetwork <work address including street number, name, postcode> (i.e. what you would type into Google Maps)

Commands for Use:

  • maps <query> - Search Google maps for an address
  • dir <query> to <query> to <query> etc (seperate multiple addresses with " to " minus the quotes, and you will get a multiple location search)
  • dirfw <query> Show directions from Work to address
  • dirfh <query> Show directions from Home to address
  • dirtw <query> Show directions from query to Work address
  • dirth <query> Show directions from query to Home address
  • trafficw - Show traffic from Home to Work
  • traffich - Show traffic from Work to Home

Changelog:

Version 1.1: Removes references to google.com.au and defaults to google.com

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